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Jersey City’s Simmons finally at home at Seton Hall
Well-traveled guard gets the chance to finish her career in South Orange
by Jim Hague
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
For the first time since she played grammar school basketball at P.S. 37 Rafael Cordero School in downtown Jersey City, Daisha Simmons is getting a chance to play close to her home, in the general ...
PFLUG, JIMMY
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services have been held for Jimmy Pflug, 90. He passed away Jan. 23 at Hoboken University Medical Center. Born Ferdinand James Pflug, he was a lifelong Hoboken resident. He was raised and h...
Will agency fill up canal behind railyard?
NJ Transit reveals plans for its federal flood windfall
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent public symposium regarding $230 million in federal flood mitigation aid for Hoboken and its neighbors made at least one thing clear: choosing how to spend the money will be a massive inter...
Conspiracy, or serial killer?
Two theories offered on unsolved 1974 murder of NB teens
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
“I can still picture it in my mind all these years later, that moment when they opened the curtain,” said Nancy Pryor. “When I saw the body, she had been gone a couple of days and had been beaten. ...
Local brewers are what’s on tap
Three craft beers being created in Hudson County’s towns
by Joe Granat
Reporter Correspondent
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County is the smallest and most densely-populated county in New Jersey, and the sixth most densely-populated county in America. With all those people living here, it brings a question to the...
‘On a mission from God’
Bayonne man finds, rescues isolated 80-year-old gravestone from Meadowlands
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Fluke season had just begun, and Bruce Dillin of Bayonne was scouting the Hackensack River across from Laurel Hill Park in Secaucus for a spot to trap killie fish he could use as bait. “I remember ...
Slippery ramp may lead to lawsuits
Feb 01, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On December 23, while walking on the corner of Eleventh Street and Park Avenue, I slipped and fell. The weather was warm and the ground was still wet from an earlier rain. I was walkin...
ROMANO, SAMUEL
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
A memorial service celebrating the life of Samuel Romano, 88, will be held Saturday, Feb. 7, from 2-4 p.m. in the John Dunn Dining Room of Santa Barbara City College, 721 Cliff Drive, Santa Barbara...
Travel bans, tickets, a warming center, and 7.5 inches
City was ready with blizzard preparations
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Last weekend’s weather forecasts called for a “historic” storm—a phrase all too familiar in Hoboken, where Hurricane Sandy still dictates funding objectives and political fortunes. In response, May...
TASTY TIDBITS
Prep’s Fox chooses Stanford, making it a signing smorgasbord for next week
Track things overlooked from NJSIAA relays; hoop observations
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s a decision that every single high school senior should have to make. St. Peter’s Prep standout linebacker Jordan Fox narrowed down his decision about college months ago to two schools – namely...